Thursday 17th April 2014,
EARL AUSTIN JR

Prep Basketball

Drew Moore commits to Drury

Drew Moore commits to Drury

Just days after getting a commitment from Edwardsville High standout guard Trevor Clay, Drury University received another commitment from a talented player from the STL metro class of 2014. Duchesne High’s Drew Moore gave a pledge to Drury this weekend. The 6’6″ Moore was a four-year starter for the Pioneers and one of the best [...]

April 13, 2014 Earl Austin Jr Prep Basketball, Recruiting News 0

Trevor Clay commits to Drury

Trevor Clay commits to Drury

Edwardsville High standout guard Trevor Clay has given a commitment to NCAA Division II national power Drury University. The 6’2″ Clay was a starting guard and a key component for the Tigers, who were 30-4 and finished fourth in the IHSA Class 4A state tournament. As a senior, Clay averaged 10.7 points a game while [...]

April 11, 2014 Earl Austin Jr FEATURED, Prep Basketball, Recruiting News 0

Rashad Lindsey is headed to Moberly Area C.C.

Rashad Lindsey is headed to Moberly Area C.C.

McCluer North High standout guard Rashad Lindsey is headed to Moberly Area Community College. The 5’11″ Lindsey is one of the area’s top scoring guards. As a senior, Lindsey averaged 21.5 points a game in leading the Stars to a 19-8 record. He also averaged 3.6 rebounds and 2.7 assists while shooting 47 percent from [...]

April 9, 2014 Earl Austin Jr Prep Basketball, Recruiting News 0

NY2LA Swish n Dish Recap: St. Louis Eagles 15U, Team Ramey 14U win championships

NY2LA Swish n Dish Recap: St. Louis Eagles 15U, Team Ramey 14U win championships

Teams from the St. Louis area fared quite well at the NY2LA Swish N Dish Spring Warm Up, which was held last weekend in Milwaukee, WI. The St. Louis Eagles 15U won the championship in the Platinum Division in impressive fashion. The Eagles defeated Meanstreets (Chicago) 55-39 in the championship game. The their closest game [...]

April 9, 2014 Earl Austin Jr FEATURED, Prep Basketball 0

Ryan Daugherty commits to Quincy U.

Ryan Daugherty commits to Quincy U.

Fort Zumwalt West High standout guard Ryan Daugherty has given a commitment to Quincy University. He will sign is letter of intent on April 16. Quincy U. is a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference. The 6’2″ Daugherty was a three-year starter at West and a First Team All-Gateway Athletic Conference South selection. He [...]

April 8, 2014 Earl Austin Jr Prep Basketball, Recruiting News 0

Jets Basketball Club to host Illinois All-Star Game

Jets Basketball Club to host Illinois All-Star Game

The Southwestern Illinois Jets Basketball Club will be hosting an All-Star Game featuring Upstate Illinois players vs. Downstate Illinois players on May 3 at Alton High School. Tip off is at 7 p.m. Here are the rosters for the two teams: Down State Illinois Darreon Reddick (Belleville East) Darius Austin (Cahokia): Signed with UMKC C.J. [...]

April 4, 2014 Earl Austin Jr FEATURED, Prep Basketball 0

Area teams headed to Wisconsin for NY2LA Swish n Dish

Area teams headed to Wisconsin for NY2LA Swish n Dish

Several of the area’s top summer basketball clubs are headed to Milwaukee this weekend to participate in the NY2LA Swish n Dish Spring Warmup. The local teams headed to Milwaukee and their respective age groups are: St. Louis Eagles (15,16, 17), Gateway Basketball Club (11,12,13,14,15,16 and 17), Southwest Illinois Jets (15, 17), Team Rameybasketball (12,13, 14 [...]

April 4, 2014 Earl Austin Jr Prep Basketball 0

Cornell Johnston commits to Eastern Illinois

Cornell Johnston commits to Eastern Illinois

Stellar point guard Cornell Johnston of Ladue High has given a verbal commitment to Eastern Illinois University. EIU is coach by Jay Spoonhour. The 5’7″ Johnston finished his career as one of the top players in the history of Ladue’s program. As a senior, Johnston averaged 17 points, 9.1 assists and 3.1 steals a game. [...]

March 26, 2014 Earl Austin Jr FEATURED, Prep Basketball, Recruiting News 0

Jayson Tatum selected Gatorade Player of the Year in Missouri

Jayson Tatum selected Gatorade Player of the Year in Missouri

Chaminade College Prep sophomore sensation Jayson Tatum was selected the Gatorade Player of the Year in the state of Missouri for the 2013-14 season. The 6’8″ Tatum averaged 25.8 points and 10.5 rebounds a game in leading the Red Devils to a 24-3 record and a share of the Metro Catholic Conference title with Class [...]

March 25, 2014 Earl Austin Jr FEATURED, Prep Basketball 0

CBC, Columbia Hickman to square off for Class 5 State Title

CBC, Columbia Hickman to square off for Class 5 State Title

CBC and Columbia Hickman are set to square off for the Missouri Class 5 boys state championship on Saturday at the Mizzou Arena. Tip off is at 4:30 p.m. The Cadets (24-7) moved into the championship game with a 81-67 victory over Lee’s Summit West in one semifinal contest. Hickman (27-2) defeated Hazelwood Central 62-56 in the [...]

March 21, 2014 Earl Austin Jr Prep Basketball 0